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From Shiyan Public School
Language article( ): a, an, the Some nouns about places, travel and meals do not have articles(a, an, the) in front of them when we use these nouns in special expressions.
Language Places: Its Saturday morning. They are at work. Travel: I want to go by train from Shenzhen to Guangzhou. Meals: She wanted to have lunch with me.
Language Here are some other words used in this way. Places: college, university, hospital, home, bed Travel: by bus/car/train/underground/ ferry/plane, on foot Meals: breakfast, lunch, supper, dinner
(school,car,bed,breakfast…) He will leave school next year. There is a school near our new flat. She ususlly travels by car. She bought a car and the car is very good. He sometimes has breakfast in bed. The breakfast here costs 12.
Work in pairs. Mr Young is talking to a customer, Pam. Complete their conversation with the words in the box, with or without articles as necessary. 1. plane 2. hospital 3. a university 4. a hotel 5. breakfast 6. the swimming pool
We ask questions with What kind/sort of when we want more information about something. Mr Young: Body language is important,too. Simon: What kind/sort of language is that?
Mr Young went to a shop to buy some ice cream. He had this conversation with Wendy, the shop assistant. Read it and work in pairs to make similar conversations using the words on the right and kind or sort.